Grey Shrikethrush mimicry?

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Subject: Grey Shrikethrush mimicry?
From: "Robert Read" <>
Date: Sat, 15 Mar 2003 13:39:41 +0930
A week ago, on the slopes of Mt Gillen, I heard what sounded almost like the
warble of an Australian Magpie.

On tracking it down I found two shrikethrushes, both apparently mimicking a

None of my books say that this species is a mimic.  Any comments?

Robert Read
Alice Springs

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